The Federation of Master Builders

The Federation of Master Builders

Build better with the UK's largest trade association in the construction industry, championing continuous improvement in building standards for over 75 years.

About the FMB

Established in 1941 the FMB is the UK's largest trade association in the building industry.

Join the FMB

The FMB is a source of knowledge and professional advice for its members, providing a range of modern and relevant business support.

Find a Builder

The FMB's strict membership criteria and dispute resolution service gives consumers confidence when looking to use a builder.

Licence UK construction

The construction industry has come together to develop a blueprint for a licensing scheme.

Product Finder

The FMB has a number of commercial partners able to offer members exclusive discounts on products and services.

FMB Bank

As the UK’s largest trade association in the construction industry, we provide members with a broad range of services to help them promote, protect and grow their business.

FMB Insurance

An extensive range of insurance for builders and warranties for homeowners.

Exhibitions

A list of exhibitions and trade shows the FMB are exhibiting at in your area.

Latest FMB news

Making our homes more energy efficient will boost wellbeing

17 September 2019

Making the UK’s homes more energy efficient will reduce energy bills, tackle the scourge of fuel poverty and help address the climate crisis...

Home Front: How to create “kerb appeal” from just £150 to attract buyers and sell for a top price

17 September 2019

More than two thirds (68%) of homeowners say kerb appeal was important in their choice of home....

Government delay to VAT change is a victory for common sense

06 September 2019

Government’s decision to delay by one year the implementation of potentially damaging VAT changes for construction companies is a victory....

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